The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Analyst
Rank - 36 23
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - 1.70% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.72% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £21,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Service Desk Analyst
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
170 233 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 95.51% 99.15% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 146 208 141
Average salary £28,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst in the job title across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Service Desk Analyst
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst across the Colchester region.

Service Desk Analyst Salary Trend in Colchester

Service Desk Analyst
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited Service Desk Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Desk Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Finance
1 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (90.00%) MS Office
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
1 9 (90.00%) MCSA
1 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (90.00%) VoIP
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) Balanced Scorecard
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics

Service Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited Service Desk Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Desk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Office
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) VoIP
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Balanced Scorecard
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) MCSA
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix